Order of the National Green Tribunal regarding steps to control the growing air pollution in NCT Delhi, 20/04/2017

  • 20/04/2017

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vardhaman Kaushik Vs. Union of India & Othes dated 20/04/2017 regarding steps to control the growing air pollution in NCT Delhi.

Some of the directions passed by NGT are the following:

  • 1. Introduction of destination buses (buses which will start from point A and shall go non-stop to the destination point B) with effect from 1st May, 2017.
  • 2. Director, Transport of NCT Delhi to ensure that destination buses reach on time without default and to the convenience of the public at large. The Director of Transport along with the Joint Commissioner of Police, Traffic would submit a Report in respect of the reduction of individual cars as a result of introduction of the destination buses.
  • 3. NCT Delhi and all the Corporations to ensure that vacuum cleaning machines start operating in areas of Delhi where the roads are wide enough, positively by 1st May, 2017.